• Utah Jazz: Trey Burke has Jazz believing

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Dec 22, 2013
    Trey Burke, acquired by the Jazz to fill a desperate need at the point guard position, spent the beginning of the season on the sidelines. … Point guard Trey Burke is third among all rookies in scoring. In Burke, and in themselves, the Jazz are seeing glimpses of hope. "I had to call his name," Burke said. "MJ!" the Jazz rookie shouted at the man walking out of the tunnel to do a TV interview, and Michael Jordan, the six-time NBA champion, five-time MVP, the 14-time All Star, stopped and turned around. "He called me TB," Burke said. … Utah connected on 10 of 21 3-point attempts in a Saturday win over the Charlotte Bobcats. He’s working his tail off to understand what we’re looking for from him and what gives us a chance to be effective, while we try and figure out what gives him a chance to be as effective as he wants to be on the floor.”

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